Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics115% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 00:30
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$297
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 149
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 484
110% 485 Pts
MC Int 720
MC Float 816
MC Mixed 780
115% 772 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$524
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 385
Reflection 355
Parallax 410
122% 383 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 307
Splatting 237
110% 256 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 115%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
49GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 414
Mixed 421
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 47.4
194% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 49.3
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 116
104% 148 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 112%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$56
578GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 154
Mixed 154
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.22
77% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$143
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2263 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
62.5% Good
MC Read 23.9
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 18.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 18.2
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 4,139 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,090
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CPUGPUSSD
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AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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